Michael D. Moon, MSN, RN, CNS-CC, CEN, FAEN, is currently serving as a member of the Emergency Nurses Association board of directors, the specialty nursing association serving the emergency nursing profession through research, publications, professional development, and emphasis on quality and patient safety. Moon’s term ends in December 2014.
Moon is an instructor with the University of the Incarnate Word Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing in San Antonio, Texas. He is a national speaker on emergency nursing issues, and has testified before the Texas legislature on trauma care. Moon is a contributing author to several journals, including the Journal of Emergency Nursing, Nursing Education Perspectives and the Texas Journal of Rural Health.
He has served as a director on the ENA board of directors from 2002-2006 and is currently a member of the San Antonio chapter of the Emergency Nurses Association, as well as a two time past president of the Texas Emergency Nurses Association. He was inducted into the Academy of Emergency Nursing in 2007. In addition to his work with ENA, Moon is a member of the American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Golden Key Honor Society, and Pi Lamda Theta Honor Society. He is also a senator of the University of the Incarnate Word Faculty Senate, and serves as the university’s student nurses association co-faculty advisor.
Moon is listed in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 7th ed., and was named Teacher of the Year for 2001 by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Student Senate. He is a charter member of the Iota Mu chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Moon was recognized as a South Texas image Maker by the San Antonio chapter of the Emergency Nurses Association and Delta Alpha Chapter at Large of Sigma Theta Tau, International in 2007.
Moon earned his Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas and his Master of Science in nursing degree from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio. He is currently a candidate for his Doctorate of Philosophy degree in education from Texas State University - San Marcos with an expected completion of the degree in 2012. He is a certified emergency nurse, and a Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum and Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course instructor for ENA.
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